Dr. Anagha Ingole is currently a Fulbright- Nehru Post Doctoral Fellow at Columbia University in New York, where she is working on recovering the genealogies of contesting Indian Nationalisms. She has her Ph.D from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi and is now working as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science at Tripura University where she teaches courses on Social Movements in India and Secularism and the Nation State. Her research interests are Religion and Caste in Indian Politics. She has written and published on the issues of caste based movements and the phenomenon of social boycott in the Economic and Political Weekly. She is currently writing a book on the phenomenon Social Boycott by Caste Panchayats.